Jul 18, 2011 12:00pm PDT
brooks will likely face punishing questions from lawmakers when this he appear before parliament tuesday. brooks was arrested over the weekend. and released on bail. she spent hours answering questions. about what she knew about hacking, while she was in charge. >> she is not guilty of any criminal thing. >> reporter: police arrested at least 10 people in connection with the investigation. but no one has been charged with any crime yet. tina krause, cbs news london. >> and in the meantime, casey anthony is now a free woman after being acquitted of killing her daughter. protesters yelled out at her when she was released from a florida jail yesterday. she stepped into a waiting suv, apparently relishing her new-found freedom. right now, even anthony's parents say they do not know where she is, and have not spoken to her since 2008, but they say that now, they would like to. >> regardless of everything else that happened in the trial, still their daughter. >> she is going to need a period of solitude. of prayer. of quiet reflection. >> reporter: despite her release, anthony still faces lega
Jul 20, 2011 12:00pm PDT
will drown him. >> reporter: cameron's also accused of cozying up to former murdoch ceo rebekah brooks. >> i have never held a slumber party or sign her in her pajamas. >> reporter: but he may be losing sleep as this scandal exposes the link between his own government, power media and the police. charlie d'agata, cbs news, london. >>> coming up, driving going to the dogs? how taking a dog for a ride could put new danger. >> plus, here's some food for thought. why experts say you could be overshopping at the grocery store. >>> and a slice of cake or 14 ho hos? tough choices. the popular restaurants that are taking calories to the extreme. >>> and we have been warming up degree by degree over the past couple of days and finally we are going to hit the hottest day of the week. more coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, year.. stocks are mixed this afternoon. the dow is at ???? points right now. it's the largest new aircraft the dow up about 4 points today. not too bad. >>> it's the largest new aircraft order in aviation history. we are talking about american airlines. it says it will buy at least 460 new
Jul 19, 2011 12:00pm PDT
brooks also took the hot seat and chose her words carefully. she is also under police investigation. >> things went badly wrong at the "news of the world" and we are doing our best to sort it out. >> reporter: a separate committee grilled the london chief of police who resigned because of allegations police took bribes from murdoch reporters. charlie d'agata, cbs news, london. >>> two oakland women are facing a judge today on charges of taking a 4-month-old baby on a crime spree. police say that the baby's mother raven stewart and her friend lachey rodriguez started breaking into cars in berkeley and emeryville around noon last friday. officers caught them around 8 p.m. after a security camera captured one of the crimes themryville. police sent the women's pictures to local security firms and they were spotted trying to return stolen items to a target store. >> women don't tend to be the ones that go around doing burglaries in the daytime. but what really threw us for a loop was the fact that they had a 4-month-old baby with them. >> that baby was given to another family member. >>>
Jul 15, 2011 12:00pm PDT
in the uk. news corp executive rebecca brooks has resigned in the wake of a massive media scandal. she oversaw "news of the world" the london tabloid that ceased publication after it was accused of hacking into voicemails of celebrities and crime victims. now, one of those crime victims was a 13-year-old girl who was later found murdered. news corp chairman rupert murdoch plans to meet with that girl's family today. >>> the city of oakland will lose dozens more employees. under the new budget, the tribune says 56 city workers are losing their jobs this month and more cuts are coming. the police department will lose 48 positions next year. two firehouses will be closed daily starting next summer and pay for elected officials is being cut by 15%. >>> in other bay area headlines, a pedestrian is hospitalized with serious injuries after being hit by a bicyclist on san francisco's embarcadero. police say that the woman in her 40s was in the crosswalk at mission street and crossing legally when she was struck. she suffered a head injury. the cyclist stayed at the scene but may face charges.